DevOps Engineer Intern

US - CA - Carlsbad Ref #9728 08-Sep-2021

Job description

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We're the company behind the world's fastest satellite internet service, with technology that's helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.

We're growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You'll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning, and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world's first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today.

Role Description

The DevOps Commercial Mobility team is passionate about providing solutions to provide a world-class in-flight connectivity service to commercial airlines. As a member of this team, you will build up a vast knowledge in software development, networking, cloud application engineering, automation, data visualization, and container orchestration. You will be working with various ground breaking technologies at multiple layers of the software stack to design, develop, deploy, and maintain the in-flight connectivity service.

Our ideal candidate values communication, learning, flexibility, creativity, and ingenuity. They also enjoy working on challenging technical issues and use creative and innovative techniques to develop and automate solutions. In addition, an ideal candidate enjoys working with the operations team by providing support, visualization, and solutions as challenges arise. Our group is passionate about providing the best service for our end users and airline employees. Your responsibilities will range from developing software that is able to scale across multiple commercial airline fleets to creating new products and services to monitoring and maintaining existing services for the commercial airline passenger, flight crew, mechanics, and installers.


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Math & Computer Science, and/or a related field
  • Previous experience with cloud technology, automation, machine learning, big data, full stack, embedded, applications, and/or front-end development


  • Previous internship experience in a software development and/or test related area
  • Experience with networking: UDP, TCP/IP, AMQP, DHCP, DNS, and/or REST
  • Experience with programming languages/frameworks: Python, Java, C/C++, NodeJS, Angular, React, and/or Bash
  • Experience with development tools: Amazon Web Services, Heroku, Git, Artifactory, Jenkins, Puppet, CHEF, CF Engine, Ansible, Kubernetes, Docker, Linux, and/or SaltStack
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Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

0-1 years


Up to 10%



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